Boys’ Lacrosse and Baseball Spotlight

Boys’ Lacrosse and Baseball Spotlight

May 22, 2020

Words: Shawn Kruhm  Photos Contributed By: Darian Avery, Caleb McClatchey, and Zach Grable On the week of April 20, Centennial celebrated their seniors on the boys’ lacrosse and baseball teams. The Eagles highlighted baseball’s four seniors: Sean Cutick, Caleb McClatchey, Liam Wood, and Zack St...

A Successful Season for Centennial’s Allied Bowling Team

A Successful Season for Centennial's Allied Bowling Team

January 21, 2020

Words: Zach Grable Photos: Melissa Notti Centennial’s Allied Bowling team had a productive winter, finishing the season with a 6-3 record. Averaging 96.5 points per game, the Eagles came out of every match with high spirits. Although there were a few close games, the Eagles kept a positive mindset. Against Glenelg, the...

Centennial Varsity Girls’ Basketball Falls to South River

Centennial Varsity Girls' Basketball Falls to South River

December 20, 2019

Words: Joey Sedlacko Photos: Zach Grable The Centennial Varsity girls’ basketball team lost to opponent South River High School by a score of 60-49 on Wednesday, December 18. The girls' team will play in a Christmas tournament over winter break, starting on December 27. ks/js/nk/pb For more br...

Centennial’s 2019 Poetry Out Loud Competition

Centennial’s 2019 Poetry Out Loud Competition

December 17, 2019

Words: Natalie Keane Photos: Zach Grable On Thursday, December 12, Centennial’s school-wide Poetry Out Loud competition was held in the auditorium.   Twelve winners from the classroom-level competitions joined each other on the stage to each recite two poems from the Poetry Out Loud website data...

Centennial Shows Their Eagle Pride at the Annual Pep Rally

Centennial Shows Their Eagle Pride at the Annual Pep Rally

September 27, 2019

Words: Josh Kim Photos: Zach Grable, Melissa Notti & Noorie Kazmi On September 27, Centennial capped off spirit week with an extended pep rally. At the end of the day, students gathered to watch musical performances, dances, tug-of-war, drill teams, and a powder puff game. Powder puff, an annual f...

Centennial Hits the Beach

Centennial Hits the Beach

September 24, 2019

Words: Sarah Paz Photos: Melissa Notti & Zach Grable On Tuesday, September 24, Centennial students celebrated Tropical Tuesday by wearing their favorite Hawaiian shirts and lei-printed items. Tomorrow is USA day, where students will showcase their national pride. dt/pb/th/ks For more breaking news and pho...

Centennial Cheers on Law Enforcement Torch Run

June 6, 2019

Words: Caleb McClatchey Photos: Zach Grable [wpvideo JPnqiMfF] Centennial students and staff took a break from their usual routine Thursday morning to support the Law Enforcement Torch Run, a public awareness and fundraising group which supports the Special Olympics. As students clapped and cheered...

The History of Centennial’s Senior Traditions

Current seniors enjoy the tradition of the crab feast.

May 28, 2019

Words: Caleb McClatchey Photo: Zach Grable On a late May night nearly 40 years ago, Centennial’s class of 1979 gathered in the auditorium. One by one they walked across the stage, received their diploma, and walked off into the next chapter of their lives. They left behind a school just like them–...

The Matchim Advantage

The Matchim Advantage

May 24, 2019

Words: Celina Wong Photos: Zach Grable What was your life like eight years ago? Many of us were in elementary or middle school, when our biggest concern was who we were going to sit with at lunch. For teachers and parents, many of you were in the process of building your careers and families. Eight ...

The Centennial Jazz Band on Rewind

The Centennial Jazz Band on Rewind

May 1, 2019

Words: Thomas Hitt Photos: Zach Grable On a brisk Monday evening, May 29, The Early Bird Big Band, Centennial’s jazz band, presented their first ever 90-minute jazz concert featuring a professional sound crew, providing the best listening experience possible. To open the night, the jazz band played “Magic F...

G/T Research Program Holds Celebration of Excellence

G/T Research Program Holds Celebration of Excellence

May 1, 2019

Words: Javiera Diaz-Ortiz Photos: Zach Grable As the school year comes to an end, the G/T Research program held its Celebration of Excellence on April 29. Teachers Toni Ireland and Julia Bakhru gathered students, parents, mentors, and some special guests in the cafeteria to celebrate the students’ a...

Student Exchange Day Highlights Differences in Schools Across County

Student Exchange Day Highlights Differences in Schools Across County

April 1, 2019

Words: Sasha Allen and Emily Hollwedel Photos: Zach Grable On Wednesday, March 27, six students from Long Reach in the Howard County Student Exchange program visited Centennial to see what it was like to go to a different school. Overall, the response to the exchange day was positive. “It’s not too different from Long R...

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